Tag Archives | Trips & Travels

The Surprising Wines of Portugal

In June, Linda and I traveled to Spain and Portugal. We all know that Spain is making some great wines, but our real surprise was Portugal. If you are like us your fondest recollection of Portugal wines was Mateus (remember […]

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Oh, Those Mexican Wines Again

When we think of Mexico most of us do not think of wines. Mexico, particularly in winter, conjures up visions of great beaches, warm temperatures, colorful costumes, and tequila. Good wine is typically not on the list, but that may […]

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Winter at the Yellow Farmhouse

The vineyards are a quiet, very serene, colorless, place when winter sets in. The vines look thin and spindly, and you have trouble imagining the great green leaves and abundant bunches of grapes forming on the fruiting canes. An occasional […]

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Defiance’s Grapevine Vacation Rentals

Defiance is blessed with a great selection of B & B’s and overnight accommodations. We thought an introduction to the unique overnight lodgings in the area would be helpful. This month we feature Grapevine Vacation Rentals. As you approach Defiance […]

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Missouri Artists on Main OPENING

Twenty Missouri Artists have pooled their resources to open a gallery occupying the top floor of 321 S. Main in St. Charles. “Missouri Artists on Main” features the works of local artists in several mediums from cloth to pottery, jewelry, […]

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